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Can You Hear the Nightbird Call?

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Summary

Longlist 2008 - IMPAC Dublin Literary Award  Anita Rau Badami's acclaimed novel Can You Hear the Nightbird Call? chronicles the stories of three women, linked in love and tragedy, over a span of 50 years, sweeping from the partition of India and Pakistan in 1947 to the explosion of Air India flight 182 off the coast of Ireland in 1985. Alive with Badami's warmth and humanity, and brimming with the daily sights and sounds of both Canada and India, this novel brilliantly conveys the tumultuous effects of the past on new immigrants, and the ways in which memory and myth, the personal and the political, become heartrendingly connected.

©2007 Anita Rau Badami (P)2020 Vintage Canada

Length: 12 hrs and 57 mins
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